mary0515 posted: 3 Mar 2004
re: 26th Wisconsin Infantry - Blenheim history project
FERNEKES, Peter, Capt., Co E,
FROELICH, Julius, Cpl., Co B,
HOENE, Julius W.F., Pvt., Co I, ;
REIFENSTUHL, Frederick, Pvt., Co A,
ROOK, Peter, Sgt., Co C
SCHLOSSER, Philip J., Adjutant
SCHOLZ, W. Joseph, Sgt., Co A,
VAN EWEYK, Henry, Cpl. Co A
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Besides my ealier posting on Peter Fernekes, a Lt. Peter Rook is listed in Gettysburg casualty lists published in historic papers. But all the other names (except Julius Hoene) have likely matches - may have had local descendents as indicated in Milwaukee's German language newspapers.
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